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MILESTONE  . DEADLINES Nominations Accepted Year Round 2022 Applications Accepted 6 October 2022 – 2 December 2022, or when we reach class capacity of twenty-five (25). Participants are selected on a first come basis once the application process has opened. A delay in submitting a completed application may result in being placed on the wait…
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Warner Robins, GA – Millions in federal grant money is headed to Central Georgia to support a statewide initiative combining artificial intelligence and manufacturing innovations with transformational workforce and outreach programs. The grant, totaling $65 million through the Biden Administration’s Build Back Better Regional Challenge and state-matched funding, is awarded by the U.S. Department of…
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As you probably already know, the Chamber is 100% funded by membership, sponsorship, and event attendance. We aren’t a line item in any government or state/national Chamber budget. You annual investment through membership helps us provide the programs and services you’ve come to expect from us as well as the ability to remain relevant and…
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  LEADERSHIP ROBINS REGION CLASS OF 2022 Corlice Adkins, The Atkins Law Firm Brittanie Brown, 44th and Madison Emma Bennett-Williams, Fort Valley State University Darius Carswell, First Choice Primary Care Angela Clayton, Cadence Bank Dave Coley, USAF, Robins AFB Sandi Coulliard, Houston County Board of Education Dewayne Cuffie, Goodwill of Middle Georgia Tyler Garrison, GEC…
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As an advocate for business, it’s important that we keep our business members informed of the legislative actions taking place in Georgia. We have compiled a list of your local representatives and links to subscribe and follow them directly. Read more below to see this week’s update from our state reps and other development partners.…
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There is nothing more convenient than whipping out your phone, typing in a URL (or opening an app), perusing offerings, and hitting a few buttons to buy something…anything…everything. We even get our groceries that way these days. But as convenient as online shopping seems, there are several reasons to shop local. In person is the…
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By Angie Gheesling According to dictionary.com, an internship is defined as “any official or formal program to provide practical experience for beginners in an occupation or profession.” The key element of internship programs is that they integrate classroom knowledge with practical application and skills developed in a professional setting. The bonus for the student comes…
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By Dan Rhoades This month Middle Georgia has had great news with the assumption of command of Robins Air Force Base by Col Lindsay Droz on 29 June. She was formerly the 402nd Aircraft Maintenance Group commander at the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex. Lt Gen Gene Kirkland, Air Force Sustainment Center commander, officiated the…
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I was re-watching an episode of Ozark last night – don’t judge 😉 And in preparing to write this message encouraging us all to get back to what matters most this scene has played over and over in my mind. If you’re not familiar with the show, this will give you context for the dialogue.…
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